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Despite some bumps in the road, we didn’t give up the ship and really enjoyed our

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The lighthouse on Strawberry Island in Lake Huron is an iconic Great Lakes image. Photo by Terri Colby

Great Lakes cruise with Haimark Travel. Take a look at my story and photos in the Chicago Tribune.

The story starts out like this:

Sizzling filets and red wine. An outdoor table above the ship’s fantail. A hot sun tempers the cool breezes of early evening and turns the ship’s wake into a molten silver stream touching the pink-and-red sunset. Dark waters ripple as far as the eye can see.

The Caribbean? The Mediterranean? Not exactly.

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Everyone should visit Niagara Falls at least once in their lifetime. Haimark’s Great Lakes cruise makes a stop on the Canadian side of the falls. Photo by Terri Colby

We were on Lake Erie, believe it or not, midway through Haimark Travel’s luxury Great Lakes cruise aboard the Saint Laurent.

The 210-passenger, small-ship cruiser offers summer trips with boarding and disembarkation points in Chicago, Toronto and Montreal.

Read the full story online at ChicagoTribune.com.

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My story about Un-Cruise’s Legacy of Discovery Cruise appeared Jan. 18 in the Chicago Tribune. Here are a few photos from the cruise and a link to take a look at the story as it appeared in the Tribune. Click on Rivers_of_History to see a PDF.Legacy Beer Trib 589 copy Legacy Canyon for Trib 323 copy Legacy River View Trib 580 Legacy Wagon Trib 449 copy

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Think about a small ship cruise if you want to spend some time in Greece.

A room with a view.

A room with a view.

Here’s my story published in October in the Chicago Tribune Travel section. Have a look. For more information, you can contact Adventursmithexplorations.com or Varietycruises.com.

 

 

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